Jewish Federation – Israel Film Festival

All movies are available for viewing from November 4th-30th. Once you start a movie, you will have 48 hours to finish watching it. TICKET PRICE: $12 per household. Melina Rozenbaum:

Jewish Federation – Mitzvah Day on the Move

Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey 50 Eisenhower Drive, Paramus

November 10 through 24, 2020 Due to the pandemic, Federation’s Mitzvah Day has been reimagined and is Mitzvah Day on the Move. You can choose one of the the six

Free Hanukkah Care Package

Wayne YMCA 1 Pike Drive, Wayne

HANUKKAH CARE PACKAGE!!!! In the past at the Wayne YMCA, Jewish Programs would have a large in-person Hanukkah celebration. Due to Covid-19, we will not be having it this year. Instead, Jewish Programs will be creating and providing for free, Hanukkah Care Packages to be dropped off at your home for Hanukkah. The package will include dreidels, candles, nut-free gelt, stickers,

Free

Shabbat of Heroes: Rinat Yisrael

Congregation Rinat Yisrael 389 West Englewood Avenue, Teaneck

Ezer Mizion's popular Shabbat of Heroes comes to Congregation Rinat Yisrael with a Shabbat celebrating incredible heroes who have donated their stem cells to save the lives of total strangers. The Shabbat will include world-renowned Chazan Yitzchak Meir Helfgot and IDF soldiers who have donated their stem cells. More details to follow.  

JFCS Wolff Caregiver: “Practical Self-Care” with Jen Graf – Nov. 23, 3pm

Zoom

"Practical Self-Care: The Mind-Body Connection" A special program for caregivers and the greater community Monday, November 23, 2020 3:00-4:00 pm via Zoom Register at www.jfcsnnj.org/caregivers Led by Jennifer Graf, LCSW Mind-Body Medicine Practitioner Founder, The Graf Center for Integrative Medicine Join us for a practical self-care workshop geared towards caregivers. Jen Graf will provide participants

Free

Jewish Federation: SLI Cultivating Collaboration

  Cultivation Collaboration Facilitated by Nanette Fridman According to a recent study, there is a 22% increase in the number of organizations considering partnerships because of COVID. Are you one of them? Come learn about the range of collaborative options that exist from strategic alliances to mergers and everything in between. How do you know if

Rinat Nerot Chanukah Boutique

Congregation Rinat Yisrael 389 West Englewood Avenue, Teaneck

Rinat sisterhood boutique selling hats, jewelry, tableware, gifts clothing and socks.

Papercutting Workshop with Artist Jeanette Kuvin Oren

Jeanette Kuvin Oren has been creating commissioned Judaic art for 35 years and has worked with more than 400 synagogues around the world. She made the Beth Sholom parochet in 2002. Learn about the history of Jewish papercutting, take a video tour of Jeanette’ studio, and make a papercut piece of art. This one hour zoom

Free

Starting the Conversation About Social Media with your Children

Zoom

Program Synopsis: In these times when so much information and misinformation is put on social media. How do you help your children understand and navigate through social media in a safe and positive manner? This panel will discuss these issues. Panelists: Michael Lockett is a designer, art director, and artist, and a lifelong storyteller. From the time

Free

Jewish Federation – Spotlight Federation Virtual Series

You are invited to participate in this Spotlight Federation Series Hot Topics in Nutrition "How do we keep the family healthy during the pandemic and beyond?" Register today www.jfnnj.org/virtualevents For more information, contact Marin Schloss Carosia MarinC@jfnnj.org

Light to Light Virtual Concert with Rabbi Josh Warshawsky

Join us as we move from the light of Shabbat into the light of Hanukkah together with our Beth Sholom community. There will be something for everyone! Rabbi Josh Warshawsky will lead us through Havdalah and Hanukkah blessings and a Hanukkah song session and celebration geared for young families, followed by a melaveh malkah concert for

Free

Drive In Chanukah Unity Concert & Celebration

Garden State Plaza Parking Lot

Congregation Bnai Yeshurun, CBY David Frohlich z"l Youth Department, and Black Arrow Production invite you to a Drive In Chanukah Unity Concert & Celebration featuring Mordechai Shapiro & Simcha Leiner! Joined by Krohma Music, The Schnitzel Guys, Chaim Kiss, and Simcha on Wheels. Two events timeslots - 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm.

$4

Celebrate Chanukah with Congregation B’nai Israel and hear the story of Chanukah for adults

Zoom

Congregation B'nai Israel of Emerson invites prospective members of all ages and stages to join them as they celebrate Chanukah.  Celebrate with them on Zoom on Sunday, December 13th at 9:40 am for "Chanukah: History, Mystery Aftermath," and hear the story of Chanukah for adults.  It's probably not what you learned in Hebrew School.  For

Free

JFCS’s Wolff Caregiver Chanukah Dance Party – December 15, 4pm

Zoom

Part of the "But Who Takes Care of You?" Series  Open to all!    Wolff Caregiver Chanukah Dance Party  with Odelia Shargian, RSMT, RSME Shake Your Soul® instructor, Registered Somatic Movement Therapist     Tuesday, December 15, 2020   4:00 - 5:00 pm via Zoom     Join us for a Chanukah dance party, a festive celebration focusing

Free

Compassionate Conversations with Kim Loh

Zoom

Program Synopsis: Loh will lead a conversation related to our differences and how they often produce strong feeling states: including anger, fear, sorrow and guilt. Strong emotions undoubtedly bring people together, but they just as often can set us apart. To engage in wholehearted discussions about topics that matter to us, it is essential to

Free

Jewish Federation – Spice It Up- Mediterranean Style

Learn about the secret spices that make Israeli and Mediterranean cuisine so popular with Giyora MalkA, Owner and Executive Chef of Hummus Elite. For more information contact Melina Rozenbaum at MelinaR@jfnnj.org Register Today! www.jfnnj.org/virtualevents

Jewish Federation – Shalom Baby: Chanukah Menorah Lighting and Sing Along

Shalom Baby: Chanukah Menorah Lighting and Sing Along Register today! www.jfnnj.org/menorahlighting For more info contact: Marin Schloss Carosia – MarinC@jfnnj.org Receive your FREE Chanukah Goodie Bag! Limit 2 bags per household. This program is in partnership with PJ Library. Shalom Baby is a project of the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey and The Henry

Celebrate Chanukah with Congregation B’nai Israel and Light Up the Night Sky

Congregation B'nai Israel in Emerson 53 Palisade Avenue, Emerson

Congregation B'nai Israel of Emerson invites prospective members of all ages and stages to join them as they celebrate Chanukah.  Celebrate with them on Thursday, December 17th at 5:00 pm, as they "Light Up the Night Sky."  You can join them in person at this socially distanced event, or be with them on Zoom, as

Free

“Jewish James Bond and Other Heroes” Book Talk

Online

New York-based Sousa Mendes Foundation is presenting a free, open-to-the-public, virtual panel discussion. During the discussion, you will get to know the fascinating characters who participated in Operation Zebra - the little-known story of World War II aviators who risked their lives and freedom in 1947-49 to prevent what they viewed as an imminent second

Free

JFNNJ Board Meeting

TBD

Board of Trustees Meeting- Jewish Federation of Northern NJ

YU High Schools Dinner

The annual YU High Schools Dinner is a time to celebrate our parents, students, faculty and alumni. Please join us for a wonderful evening.

Jewish Federation – The Pandemic: Past, Present & Future

Dr. Jarret will share information about current treatments and studies, lessons learned, and how his hospital dealt with the onslaught of Covid-19 cases. He will also take questions from attendees. Questions: contact Joshua Keyak at JoshuaK@jfnnj.org

Jewish Federation – A Conversation with Rabbi Yonah Hain

You are invited to an illuminating virtual program led by Rabbi Yonah Hain titled Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from a Birmingham Jail and the Jewish Tradition: Injustice and Communal Responsibility. Dr. King’s 1963 Letter is one of the seminal texts of the American civil rights movement. In this session, you will study the letter

Jewish Federation – Join Us for a Discussion on disability, leadership, and community building

Kalman Samuels, Founder & President, Shalva National Center in Israel and Author of Dreams Never Dreamed. Shalva, the Israel Association for the Care and Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities is dedicated to providing transformative care for individuals with disabilities, empowering their families and promoting social inclusion. For more information contact Joshua Keyak at JoshuaK@jfnnj.org |

Jewish Federations – Virtual Mission to Washington DC

The first-ever National Jewish Virtual Mission to Washington is an opportunity for communities across the United States to join together virtually with political leaders and policymakers from both sides of the aisle, to advocate for the future of the Jewish community. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and advocate for laws that fight

JFCS presents “Personal Branding: The DOs and DON’Ts of Your LinkedIn Profile”

Zoom

Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Northern New Jersey Re-Launch Career Services presents: Personal branding: The DOs and DON'Ts of Your LinkedIn Profile Guest speaker: Lynne Williams, LinkedIn profile coach Thursday, February 11, 2021 6:30pm - 8:30pm via Zoom $18 suggested donation to JFCS (If you are unable to pay the suggested donation but would